The man – when it is put under pressure and has little time to think – it led to mistakes. This also happens in poker where the emotional factor and the need to make decisions at a certain speed, they have enormous importance. Therefore, to understand their mistakes is the first step to improve.
Here are some of the most common mistakes made by inexperienced players.
If you are in a hurry and impatient is there is only one thing to do: change hobby! In Texas Hold’em is important to wait for the right moment, and when it arrives, enter the hand by a decision to show strength. A beginner on the other hand tend to participate in many hands only calling, only to be preyed upon the aggressiveness of the more experienced players with the result of seeing drop by the minute their endowment of chips.
Often play high cards
Commonly called “love” of their cards, or want to stay in the pot with a big hand like AK color without this nothing has hit the flop. You have the presumption to think that their cards will be beaten, not thinking that an opponent may have hit a small torque which puts him in the lead, however, perhaps even with A or K kicker. So high cards cards are always very nice, but use with caution.
Small pocket pairs
Must be played with caution even small pairs, from 2 to 6 of that. If the flop hits the set, often in possession of a hand can be very painful to opponents. But when that does not happen, instead he floppano high cards the only right decision to make is to not look for the trio in the following cards, the odds are too small to justify a call (about 4%).
Play beyond the limits of your bankroll
It ‘a factor that can lead to serious problems, that is, to have no more money in his pocket. Who is unable to control himself when he loses tends to gamble more to rebuild quickly, not realizing that in this way the only thing that goes fast is the decline of their own. E ‘therefore necessary to invest only a small portion of your bankroll in a tournament or in a game session, to absorb their losses and to build a bankroll slowly more and more consistent.
Being influenced by their emotions
It happens to all of which undergo a “bad beat”, or see their two axes being beaten by a play absurd and unjustified by an opponent. And when that happens you tend to go on tilt and play without making the right decisions. The good poker player you see on these occasions: he must swallow the lump in my throat without getting too much influence, because he knows that in the long run his hand played that way will lead him to win, while the opponent has found the fluke will be a loser.
Only play their cards
In Texas Hold’em often are more important cards in your hand than your opponents. Understand what is the point of the other players allows to deal with the hand with more confidence. So if you are in a table with players who tend to raise with any two cards will be easier to get into conflict with each other, while on the other hand a few times and you will enter with prudence in a hand where there is a solid player.